New Delhi permits Karmapa to visit Sikkim, but not Rumtek

April 1, 2018 11:31 pm0 comments
New Delhi permits Karmapa to visit Sikkim, but not Rumtek

(TibetanReview.net, Mar31, 2018) – More than 18 years after his dramatic appearance in Dharamshala, India, following his escape from Chinese ruled Tibet, the 17th Karmapa Ogyen Trinley Dorje is finally permitted to visit Sikkim, the northeastern border state which is home to his principal exile monastery of Rumtek. However, it […]

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Nepal detained man for posing with Tibetan flag on Facebook

March 31, 2018 3:48 am0 comments
Nepal detained man for posing with Tibetan flag on Facebook

(TibetanReview.net, Mar30, 2018) – Police in Nepal’s capital kathmandu detained and threatened to deport earlier this month a Tibetan man for having posted on Facebook a photo of himself with a Tibetan national flag and writing to embassies in Kathmandu about human rights concerns in Tibet, said Washington-based International Campaign […]

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Senator condemns China’s long-arm interference in US

March 27, 2018 10:43 pm0 comments
Senator condemns China’s long-arm interference in US

(TibetanReview.net, Mar27, 2018) – Republic Senator Marco Rubio of the United States has criticized Marriott Hotels as well as China for the firing of an American employee who had accidently “liked” a tweet about Tibet being an independent country. He tweeted that the worker was fired after pressure from China’s […]

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Sikkim again urges New Delhi to allow Karmapa visit

March 22, 2018 11:12 pm1 comment
Sikkim again urges New Delhi to allow Karmapa visit

(TibetanReview.net, Mar22, 2018) – Chief Minister Pawan Kumar Chamling of Sikkim has said Mar 20 that he had written to India’s External Affairs Minister Ms Sushma Swaraj, seeking permission for the 17th Karmapa’s Ogyen Trinley Dorje to visit the state whose capital Gangtok is home to his exile seat monastery […]

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10 French town halls raise Tibetan flag on Tibet uprising anniversary

March 18, 2018 1:15 am0 comments
10 French town halls raise Tibetan flag on Tibet uprising anniversary

(TibetanReview.net, Mar17, 2018) – The 59th anniversary of the Tibetan National Uprising on Mar 10 was marked in France with 10 town halls raising the Tibetan national flag and with around 300 Tibetans and French supporters gathering near the Eiffel Tower for a rally. The town halls that raised the […]

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Ama Jetsun Pema among 2018 recipients of India’s highest civilian award for women

March 12, 2018 2:08 am0 comments
Ama Jetsun Pema among 2018 recipients of India’s highest civilian award for women

(TibetanReview.net, Mar11, 2018) – Ama Jetsun Pema, the Chair of the board of the Tibetan Children’s Villages, was on Mar 8 conferred with India’s highest civilian honour for women for her contribution to educating tens of thousands of children. She was among 30 eminent women and nine distinguished institutions who […]

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